Headaches Pain Relief | Chiropractic Treatment for Headaches
For the most part, headaches are not life-threatening. However, the pain can be excruciating and they can certainly be debilitating and interrupt your normal life activities. The caring professionals at Wellspring Chiropractic and Rehabilitiaton can help you by offering specialized chiropractic care designed to address your headaches. Many headaches can be traced back to problems originating from the neck or spine. Tension headaches, migraines, chronic headaches, etc. can all be treated with safe, gentle chiropractic care.
At Wellspring Chiropractic and Rehabilitation, we have great success in treating headaches. Although ‘popping a pill’ may seem like the quickest, easiest solution, it does not address the root cause of the problem, so your headaches will most likely continue to reoccur. A complete evaluation can be used to diagnose the cause of your headaches. A treatment plan using chiropractic adjustments, area-specific exercises and stretches along with physical therapy can help to eliminate the underlying cause of your recurring headaches.
Common Causes of Headaches
Chiropractors see people seeking relief for their headaches on a daily basis. The most common causes of the headaches seem to be:
- Muscle tension
- Anxiety or stress
- Problems originating from the neck
- Joint Injury
- Misalignment of the Spine caused by an accident
- Bad posture
- Sleep problems
Treatment Techniques for Headaches
The preferred method of treating headaches is gentle spinal adjustments in addition to neuromuscular electrical stimulation and physical therapy. The goal is to address the headaches while they are occurring, as well as to provide treatment between headaches to prevent future occurances. Full evaluation and background will help the chiropractors to offer you insight on how you can adjust your lifestyle and eliminate your headache triggers.
Soft Tissue Techniques:
- Manual Myofascial Release Therapy
- Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization
- Joint Manipulation/Mobilization
Stabilization and Functional Exercise Therapy:
Integrated exercise strategies that improve stability, mobility, coordination, strength and endurance to improve functional movement in daily activities are often implemented to assist a patient’s treatment program.
Wellspring Chiropractic is the obvious choice for relief of your headaches
Wellspring Chiropractic and Rehabilitation, located in Palos Heights, IL, offers both conservative and alternative treatment options for the treatment and relief of headaches. We use gentle, safe, and effective treatment methods to help relieve your pain by treating the source. If you are tired of treating your headaches by constantly popping pills, then contact the chiropractors at Wellspring Chiropractic and Rehabilitation. We can help!